The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Scotland / Aberdeen
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 5 11
Permanent jobs citing Java 0 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen - 13.33% 7.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 30.77% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Median salary - £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +46.15%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,766 £43,500
% change year-on-year -3.77% +7.50%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Aberdeen
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 19 13 23
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 44.19% 43.33% 40.35%
Number of salaries quoted 30 11 24
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £31,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Aberdeen

Java
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java in Aberdeen.

Salary trend for Java in Aberdeen